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Scientific Committee 2006

The Scientific Committee, comprising world renowned mathematicians, is the academic and adjudicating body of the Hang Lung Mathematics Awards. The Scientific Committee evaluates the project reports, participates in the oral defense process, and upholds the academic integrity of the mathematics research competition as well as the awards.

Chair: Professor Tony F. Chan University of California, Los Angeles
Professor Shiu Yuen Cheng The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Professor John Coates Cambridge University
Professor Jean Pierre Kahane Universite Paris-Sud Orsay
Professor Ka-Sing Lau Chinese University of Hong Kong
Professor Peter Lax Courant Institute, New York University
Professor Chris Lennard University of Pittsburgh
Professor Kenneth Millett University of California, Santa Barbara
Professor Ngaiming Mok University of Hong Kong
Professor Cathleen Morawetz Courant Institute, New York University
Professor Gilbert Strang Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Professor Robert Strichartz Cornell University
Professor Tom Yau-heng Wan Chinese University of Hong Kong
Professor Lo Yang Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Academic Sinica
Professor Andrew Chi-Chih Yao Centre for Advanced Study, Tsing Hua University
  Screening Panel
The Screening Panel handles the initial review of each report, supervises the second and final round of the review process, and liaises with all referees and members of Scientific Committee regarding the project reports.
Chair: Professor Tom Yau-heng Wan The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Professor Wing Sum Cheung The University of Hong Kong
Professor Conan Nai Chung Leung The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 
Steering Committee 2006

The Steering Committee, comprising mathematicians and representatives from different sectors of society, serves as the advisory body. The committee also includes mathematics department heads of major Hong Kong universities. Some members from the Scientific Committee and Executive Committee also serve in the Steering Committee so that it has an overall perspective of all the aspects.

Chair: Professor Sir James Mirrlees 1996 Nobel Laureate in Economics
Professor Thomas Kwok-keung Au The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Professor Wing Sum Cheung The University of Hong Kong
Professor Ka-Sing Lau Chairman, Mathematics Department, CUHK
Professor Jian Shu Li The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Mr. Siu Leung Ma CEO, Fung Kai Public Schools
Mr. Chun Kau Poon St. Paul Co-educational College (retired)
Ms Susan Wong Hang Lung Properties
Professor Lo Yang Deputy Director, Morningside Center of Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Mr. Chee Tim Yip Principal, Pui Ching Middle School
Executive Committee
The Executive Committee is responsible for operating and administering the mathematics research competition as well as managing the Resource Center and the Secretariat.
Chair: Professor Thomas Kwok-keung Au The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Leung-Fu Cheung The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dr. Ka-Luen Cheung The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Hang Lung Mathematics Awards c/o Department of Mathematics
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong
exec-hanglung@math.cuhk.edu.hk